NewCold And B-Built Break Ground For State-Of-The-Art Automated Coldstore In Bretagne.

NewCold and B-Built have broken ground for building NewCold’s Automated Coldstore, located in Montauban-de-Bretagne, near Rennes. The coldstore will use state of the art technology including automated storage and retrieval systems (ASRS) to automatically move and store products in the ‘dark’ high-bay warehouse. The equipment and operators will be directed by advanced software systems, while […]

JCB Teletruk Case Study: Delivering The Milk.

Freshways is the UK’s largest independent processing dairy and provides wholesalers, manufacturers and other businesses such as cafes, hotels, retailers and bakeries with milk and cream products together with a wide range of own-label and branded food including bread, yogurt, fruit juices, cheeses, and eggs. The company produces and distributes some 6 million litres of […]

UniCarriers Launches New Low Level Order Picker.

UniCarriers is introducing a new product range of highly efficient order pickers, and the first model, a low level order picker, has now been launched. Thanks to an improved design and many technological refinements, the new order pickers meet the ever-increasing demand for efficiency and productivity in order picking. Available in four models for lifting […]

HRH The Princess Royal Honours Transaid Key Corporate Partner UniCarriers During Visit.

UniCarriers UK Ltd was honoured by a visit of Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, in recognition of their long-standing partnership with international development charity Transaid. The forklift truck manufacturer welcomed Transaid’s patron to mark two very special occasions: to celebrate UniCarriers’ 50th anniversary, and also to receive, on behalf of Transaid, one of its […]

Overhead Sectional Doors Increase Operational Efficiency And Reduce Energy Loss At Scandinavia’s Largest Wholesale Market.

ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems installed 15 fast overhead sectional doors at Copenhagen Markets, Scandinavia’s largest wholesale distribution center, to enhance the flow of customers, stall holders and goods through the busy market. From early morning to late afternoon, Copenhagen Markets is a hive of activity. Retailers, restauranteurs, and food service providers from all over Denmark […]

DGTCS Invests In Its Permanent Build Offering Through New Appointment.

Leading cold and humidity-controlled storage provider Dawsongroup Temperature Control Solutions (DGTCS) is once again investing in its skills and services through the recruitment of Simon Gumery as commercial manager for construction projects. Simon is a well-known name in the food and pharmaceuticals world following 15 years in the temperature controlled industry. In addition to his […]

Sub-Zero Temperatures Doesn’t Mean Sub-Zero Performance.

It is no secret that consumers love fresh produce. Cold stores are a vital part of the logistics chain, yet their harsh conditions place materials handling equipment under extreme pressure. To ensure high productivity and timely deliveries, customised solutions are needed to prepare the equipment for temperature controlled environments. Yale Europe Materials Handling uses its […]

Halo To Save 1.5 Million Kilos Of CO2 In Environmental First For UK Fresh Produce.

Halo, the new multi-temperature fresh produce handling facility at DP World London Gateway has officially pledged to save over 1.5 million kilos of CO2 during the course of its 2019 operations. The SH Pratt-owned site officially opened in November 2018, promising to help revolutionise the fresh produce industry, and Halo Managing Director, Gavin Knight, has […]

Maintaining The Edge: The Specialised Yale Solution.

One of the most crucial ingredients in the materials handling industry is the safe transportation of packaged goods from origin to destination. Logistics operators in a wide variety of industries need to be confident that their products arrive in the best condition possible to minimise delays and ensure customer satisfaction. To facilitate the safe transportation […]

Quiet And Precise: New Yale Pallet Truck Solutions.

Yale Europe Materials Handling is delighted to unveil two new options for its pedestrian power pallet truck range. The new precision control tiller head and noise reduction options allow the trucks to be used in a wider range of applications, particularly in the food, beverage, and retail industries. “Our low lift pallet trucks have a […]